Adoption Update (Enter A Hundred Exclamation Points Here)

I’m sitting at work on the phone with a customer and, just now, I get a text from Sarabeth: “Adoption Date!!!!!!!!! July 22 @ 9:45!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!” Yes, friends. After having Baby A. be a part of our home for the last 548 wonderful days, she will now officially be recognized as a Toy by the stateContinue reading “Adoption Update (Enter A Hundred Exclamation Points Here)”

From Barren to Blessed

Here on AdoptingJames we talk a lot about pop culture, faith, and writing. One institution we like to highlight  – as suggested by the name of the blog – is adoption. Meet Caroline. She is a woman of God who struggled for many years with the despair of infertility. She struggled so much so thatContinue reading “From Barren to Blessed”

Returning the Gift

Please welcome Greg and Jackie. (Names have been changed by request.) Jackie was adopted as a child and when she married she decided to return the favor to another boy who needed a home. Here is their story: I [Jackie] was adopted at birth, I only know that my Mother was unwed, didn’t feel sheContinue reading “Returning the Gift”